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Adult Star Max Konnor Builds His Brand

Adult Star Max Konnor Builds His Brand

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 31

Max Konnor found the adult film industry five years ago. Since then he has become one of porn's leading stars.

Watch: Remember When Nick Jonas Played a Gay Boxer on TV (and had a Controversial Threesome)?

Watch: Remember When Nick Jonas Played a Gay Boxer on TV (and had a Controversial Threesome)?

ENTERTAINMENT | Jan 31

To shed his Disney and family-friendly image, Nick Jonas played a closeted gay boxer and a gay frat bro on TV while releasing some of his sexiest music to date. But that didn't come without controversy.

George Santos Steps Down from House Panels Amid Ethics Issues

George Santos Steps Down from House Panels Amid Ethics Issues

NEWS | By Kevin Freking | Jan 31

Republican Rep. George Santos of New York told GOP colleagues Tuesday he is temporarily stepping down from his two congressional committees, a move that comes amid a host of ethics issues and a day after he met with House Speaker Kevin McCarthy.

Watch: 11 New Queer Music Videos to Check Out this Month

Watch: 11 New Queer Music Videos to Check Out this Month

ENTERTAINMENT | By Andrea Marks Joseph | Jan 31

We've got these 11 new queer music videos on repeat!

Watch: 'The Last of Us' Writer Explains Show's Gay Love Story

Watch: 'The Last of Us' Writer Explains Show's Gay Love Story

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 31

HBO's adaptation of "The Last of Us" video game featured a poignant gay love story that touched many viewers' hearts. The show's co-creator Craig Mazin, who scripted the episode, opened up about it.

Fans Worry about Joshua Bassett, but He Says He's 'Better than Ever'

Fans Worry about Joshua Bassett, but He Says He's 'Better than Ever'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Jan 31

Out actor Joshua Bassett had a message for fans worried his posts about religious experiences might signal something wrong. On Instagram Stories, Bassett said he's "better than he's ever been."

Gay Twitter Reacts to Bill and Frank's Love Story on 'The Last of Us'

Gay Twitter Reacts to Bill and Frank's Love Story on 'The Last of Us'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Shawn Laib | Jan 31

After the latest episode of "The Last of Us" aired Sunday night on HBO, Gay Twitter lit up with reactions and responses to the same-sex love story starring Nick Offerman and Murray Bartlett.

The Imagined Drag Names of George Santos

The Imagined Drag Names of George Santos

ENTERTAINMENT | By Christopher Ehlers | Jan 31

Santos' future as a congressman is still something of an unknown given investigations into his lies, finances, and even an alleged crime he committed years ago in Brazil. Regardless, Santos always has his drag queen roots to fall back on.

EDGE Interview: Jessica Vosk from Wall Street to 'Wicked' and Beyond

EDGE Interview: Jessica Vosk from Wall Street to 'Wicked' and Beyond

ENTERTAINMENT | By John Amodeo | Jan 31

Jessica Vosk was a successful Wall Street accounting executive. Read how she left that career to become Broadway's most popular Elphaba ahead of her Boston concert.

Kenyan Police: Murder of LGBTQ+ Activist Not Hate Crime

Kenyan Police: Murder of LGBTQ+ Activist Not Hate Crime

NEWS | By Evelyne Musambi | Jan 31

A suspect on Tuesday faced a murder charge in the killing of a prominent LGBTQ activist in Kenya, with authorities dismissing activists' suggestions that it was a hate crime.

News

'School Choice' is Culture-War Focus for Kansas Lawmakers

'School Choice' is Culture-War Focus for Kansas Lawmakers

NEWS | By John Hanna | Jan 31

Top Republican legislators in Kansas are focusing on helping conservative parents remove their children from public schools over what's taught about gender and sexuality rather than pursuing a version of what critics call Florida's "Don't Say Gay" law.

Business

Treasury to Increase Borrowing Amid Debt Ceiling Standoff

Treasury to Increase Borrowing Amid Debt Ceiling Standoff

BUSINESS | By Fatima Hussein | Jan 31

The Treasury Department said Monday it plans to increase its borrowing during the first three months of 2023, even as the federal government is bumping up against a $31.4 trillion limit.

Technology

Kimberly Palmer: How to Safely Use Payment Apps

Kimberly Palmer: How to Safely Use Payment Apps

TECHNOLOGY | By Kimberly Palmer, NerdWallet | Jan 31

13% of people who have ever used PayPal, Venmo, Zelle or Cash App say they have made the mistake of sending money to a scam artist. Fraud prevention experts recommend these strategies to keep your money safe.

Cars

After Tesla Price Cut, Ford Follows Suit with Mustang Mach-E

After Tesla Price Cut, Ford Follows Suit with Mustang Mach-E

CARS | By Tom Krisher | Jan 31

Ford is cutting prices on its Mustang Mach-E electric SUV by as much as $6,000 just weeks after market leader Tesla took similar steps.

Style

The Products Blair St. Clair Can't Perform Without

The Products Blair St. Clair Can't Perform Without

STYLE | By Christopher Ehlers | Jan 29

Whether you first saw Blair St. Clair on Season 10 of "Rupaul's Drag Race" or on the fifth season of "All Stars" — where they placed fourth — Blair has steadily been carving out a name for themself across all areas of entertainment.

Health/Fitness

Experts Urge Better Opioid Rescue Drug Access to Save Lives

Experts Urge Better Opioid Rescue Drug Access to Save Lives

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Geoff Mulvihill and Sharon Johnson | Jan 30

Naloxone, available as a nasal spray and in an injectable form, is a key tool in the battle against a nationwide overdose crisis linked to the deaths of more than 100,000 people annually in the U.S.

Nightlife

Elton John Concert Canceled Due to Wild New Zealand Weather

Elton John Concert Canceled Due to Wild New Zealand Weather

NIGHTLIFE | By Nick Perry | Jan 27

Torrential rain and wild weather in Auckland on Friday caused disruptions throughout the city and an Elton John concert to be canceled just before it was due to start.